We are so fortunate to be living in such a BEAUTIFUL country! New Zealand has so many running events from a 5km fun run with the family to challenging yourself to your first marathon!! The next big event happening in the Auckland area is North Shore marathon, which is considered “NZ’s Most Scenic Marathon and Half Marathon”
Sunday 7th September 2014, Gould Reserve, Takapuna Beach.
The North Shore Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k, 5k and RUN Kids 2km Beach Run will take place in the heart of Auckland’s North Shore – Takapuna. The Race Head Quarters will be based at Gould Reserve, Takapuna Beach.
“The course, New Zealands most scenic Marathon and Half Marathon will be based on a 21.1km circuit that will see participants start along Takapuna Beach and make their way down to Devonport taking in beautiful Narrow Neck Beach and Cheltenham Beach before tackling the amazing Historic North Head then returning to Takapuna then onto a loop around Milford before heading back to Takapuna Beach finishing on Gould Reserve with Takapuna Beach and Rangitoto Island as a stunning back drop to your finish”
I’m entered in the full marathon this year…making it 11 full marathons!!! Might see some of you out there!!